If you follow this blog or read our column in the King County Bar Bulletin, you know that I have been working with another well-respected
By Thomas M. O’Toole, Ph.D. Next month, the largest jury trial to date against opioid manufacturers, distributers, and sellers will take place in northeastern Ohio.
By Thomas M. O’Toole, Ph.D. Despite what Allen Iverson might say (search “Allen Iverson” and “practice” on YouTube if you do not get this reference),
By Thomas M. O’Toole, Ph.D. and Scott Herndon, M.A. In 2016, Oxford Dictionaries chose “post-truth” as its word of the year. It defined it as
By Thomas M. O’Toole, Ph.D. Jury selection is difficult. It is impossible to predict exactly how any one individual is going to decide the case.
By Thomas M. O’Toole, Ph.D. Sadly, research on cultural changes in America over the past few decades show that we have become more of a
By Thomas M. O’Toole, Ph.D. One of the often-overlooked features of the social media revolution is how it has changed the consumer/product dynamic. In this
By Thomas M. O’Toole, Ph.D. Some of the best case strategies that we have developed with our clients over the years resulted in the other
By Thomas M. O’Toole, Ph.D. The “law of least effort” is an important principle for understanding jury decision-making. In short, if there are several ways